The Mission Society provides global missionary support through missionary recruiting, missionary training and equipping church leaders and others to lead international and short-term mission trips. Based in Norcross, GA, The Mission Society was originally formed to support Methodist missionaries, but now works with a variety of Wesleyan denominations offering missionary training, missionary seminars, missionary workshops and church leadership training throughout the United States and around the world.
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The Mission Society’s Media Center

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Welcome to The Mission Society’s Media Center, where you’ll find our current media kit, press releases and online versions of select print publications. Check back often for breaking stories and in-depth information from around the globe. Or subscribe to our news feeds by clicking the "Subscribe" button to the right.

You can view our current news articles here.

Please contact Ruth Burgner to request interviews with our executives or for more information.

Fact Sheet:
The Mission Society Fact Sheet

FAQs:
Frequently Asked Questions

News Releases:

Archived press releases from 2008, 200920102011 , and 2012  can be found here.

2015

March 17, 2015 - The Mission Society Names Clark M. Pickett Vice President for Mission Advancement 

2014

May 8, 2014 - The Mission Society Installs New President

April 24, 2014 - Missionary Pioneer and Executive Passes Away

March 13, 2014 - The Mission Society to Provide Safe Drinking Water to 1 Million in Ghana by 2020

January 13, 2014 - The Rev. Max Wilkins to Become President of The Mission Society

2013

May 22, 2013 - The Mission Society President Dick McClain Announces Retirement after 28 Years of Service

May 1, 2013 - Social Media on the Mission Field: Blessing or Curse?

Bios of available speakers:
Duane Brown, Ph.D - Senior Director of Church Ministry
Ruth Burgner - Senior Director of Communications
Richard Coleman - Senior Director of Mobilization and Candidacy
Rev. Frank Decker - Vice President for Mission Training and Development
Kate Hilderbrandt - Field Ministry Innovation Manager
Clark Pickett - Vice President for Mission Advancement 
Ivar Quindsland - Vice President for Mission Administration
Jim Ramsay - Vice President for Mission Ministries
Becky Stephen - Senior Director of Field Ministries
Max Wilkins - President and CEO
Steve Wilson - Senior Director of International Mobilization 

Headshots (high res - .jpg):
Ruth Burgner
Richard Coleman
Frank Decker 
Clark Pickett
Ivar Quindsland
Jim Ramsay
Becky Stephen
Max Wilkins
Steve Wilson

Headshots (low res - .jpg):
Ruth Burgner
Richard Coleman
Frank Decker
Clark Pickett
Ivar Quindsland
Jim Ramsay
Becky Stephen
Max Wilkins
Steve Wilson

Media Contact: 
Ruth Burgner 
Direct: 678.542.9038
rburgner@themissionsociety.org